The Local Cardiac Renin Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

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ISBN: 978-0-387-27825-4 (Print) 978-0-387-27826-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-5

    Hypertensive Heart Disease: Time for New Paradigms

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    Pages 7-15

    Cardiac (Pro)Renin Receptors: Functional Properties and Potential Significance

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    Pages 17-34

    On the Relationship Between the Renin Receptor and the Vacuolar Proton-Atpase Membrane Sector-Associated Protein (M8-9)

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    Pages 35-43

    Role of the AT2 Receptor in Cardiovascular Function: A Brief Synopsis

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    Pages 45-59

    Regulation of Renin in JGA and Tubules in Hypertension

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    Pages 61-72

    Salt Loading: A Paradigm for a Local Cardiac Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

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    Pages 73-89

    Lessons from Experimental Generation of Intracellular Angiotensinogen and AII

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    Pages 91-98

    On the Cardiac Renin Angiotensin System: the Heart as a Source of Angiotensin II

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    Pages 99-110

    The Hematopoietic System: A New Niche for the Renin-Angiotensin System

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    Pages 111-127

    Mechanical Signaling and the Cardiac Renin-angiotensin

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    Pages 129-142

    Angiotensin Converting Enzyme 2: A Critical Regulator of the Renin-Angiotensin System

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    Pages 143-162

    Dyslipidemia and Angiotensin II and Atherogenesis

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    Pages 163-176

    Ace Inhibitors Directly Activate Bradykinin B1 Receptors to Release NO

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    Pages 177-189

    Remodeling in Hypertensive Heart Disease: Role of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

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    Pages 191-199

    Cardiac Aldosterone Production: A Vascular Problem?

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    Pages 201-217

    Cellular Oxidative Stress, Aging, and the Local RAS

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 219-224